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Joe Gilvary, two-time living organ donor, holds liver recipient, Katelyn Kutscher.

Two-Time Living Organ Donor Donates Liver, Saves Baby’s Life

Dec 31, 2019

"It was very powerful seeing her with her family and realizing I got to be a part of helping this little girl get well." 
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Abraham Aviv with his daughter Shiri and her boyfriend, Nikko. (Courtesy: Cleveland Clinic)

Minimally Invasive Transplant Surgery is Transformative for Living Liver Donor’s Recovery

Oct 30, 2019

“He’s young, strong -- who would want to do this? But he insists. He says, ‘You need it. And I’m ready.’”
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New Surgical Care Helps Man Return Home Pain-Free 48 Hours After Colon Resection

New Surgical Care Helps Man Return Home Pain-Free 48 Hours After Colon Resection

Oct 24, 2019

“I encourage anyone thinking about colon resection to cheer up! After what I was going through with diverticulitis, the surgery was the best experience I could have imagined.”
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